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Origin and popularity of the name MALLEY


Malley : 1: Irish: variant of O'Malley.2: English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places in northern France called Mailly (Marne Somme and elsewhere).3: Americanized form of Rusyn (from Slovakia) Mlej (see Malay).4: Americanized form of Polish Mały Czech and Slovak Malý (see Maly 1) or Slovenian Mali 1 ‘small little’ or of related Slovenian and Slovak Malej (see Maley 4).


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, ©2021, University of the West of England
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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